Defining “Synergy”

February 23, 2010

synergy: (for sense of “synergism”) n. The action of two or more substances, organs, or organisms to achieve an effect of which each is indicidually incapable. combined effort being greater than parts: the working together of two or more people, organizations, or things, especially when the result is greater than the sum of their individual effects or capabilities (from Greek sunergos, working together: sun: together- ergon: work.)

Synonyms: interaction, cooperation, combined effect, collaboration.

Antonyms: Spyker-Saab, the marriage of which is official as of today.

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